In which year did Imam Sufyan Thawri (rahimahullah) pass away?



Imam Sufyan ibn Sa’id ibn Masruq Ath Thawri (rahimahullah) passed away in the year 161 A.H at the age of 64 in Basrah.

(Refer: Tahdhibul Kamal, vol. 11 pg. 169 and Taqribut Tahdhib: 2445)


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